Want to know how to prevent the flu? Get your flu shot today. COVID-19 is still a major health risk, and now flu season’s here. That’s why flu prevention is critical for protecting yourself and your loved ones. 

Get your flu shot – as soon as possible – and make sure your loved ones get theirs, too. It takes just a few minutes. Need more convincing? Here’s why you should do it:

  • Catching the flu can weaken your ability to fight off COVID-19. 
  • A flu shot is clinically proven to reduce your chances of hospitalization.
  • Flu shots are administered with COVID safety precautions.

Make time to get a flu shot today!

Help save lives by protecting yourself, your loved ones and your co-workers.

Where can I get a flu shot today?

These sites can help you find resources near you:

The links provided above are for convenience only, and are not an endorsement of either the linked-to entity or any product or service.

More on COVID-19 and the flu

Does the flu shot prevent the flu? These resources from the CDC have the latest information on COVID-19 and the flu.

Flu prevention tips

Avoiding the flu is easier than you think, with these simple tips.

Flu in the news:

Heart Attacks May Increase After Flu Diagnosis

The Flu Shot May Aid Heart Bypass Recovery

Flu Activity Brings a Rise in Heart Failure Hospitalizations

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Top health organizations urge flu vaccination

The flu vaccine is a protective tool against influenza and it is an essential health management step for people living with diabetes, heart disease and lung disease.

Protecting employees and their communities

Members of the American Heart Association CEO Roundtable are leading the way to protect employees and their communities to improve influenza vaccination rates with a renewed effort to promote and incentivize getting the vaccine.

Protect yourself. Protect your loved ones. Protect your community.

Get the facts. Share the facts. Help protect the ones you love by spreading the word about the importance of a flu vaccination this fall and winter. We have easy-to-share resources to help you get started.


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Anthem Foundation is proud to support the American Heart Association's Flu Awareness Campaign


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The American Heart Association's Flu Awareness Campaign is supported by Sanofi Pasteur